User Experience (UX) Specialist (for mobile devices)

thegwenster
2010
User Experience (UX) Specialist (for mobile devices)
October 15, 2010 - 1:18am
San Diego, CA
United States
Employer: 
LG Electronics
From a recruiter: 
Direct employer
Term: 
Full time
How to apply: 
http://jobs-lge.icims.com/jobs/1597/job
Description: 

At LG MobileComm, the Product Innovation team’s mission is to delivery great future mobile-related ideas and experiences that will enrich people’s lives. 

We're interested in our users and strive to learn everything we can about their behaviors, attitudes and emotions to help define the products and experiences we create. We need someone to help us gather consumer insights and then use them to inspire new ideas, applications, services, and user interfaces. 

As a User Experience Specialist, you will be an advocate for users and user experience research. You are skilled in a range of research methods, with experience conducting research to aid in the development of new concepts. You have experience turning observations into actionable research insights.

Responsibilities

  • Brainstorm ideas individually and as part of a team to come up with innovative mobile phone concepts and UI solutions. 

  • Develop innovative concepts, wire frames, user-flows & user-experiences that balance the needs of the user, technology platform & business goals. 

  • Design and conduct different types of user research studies, including focus groups, field studies, and usability inspections. 

  • Drive product improvements based on research findings. 

  • Communicate ideas clearly and persuasively through visual and verbal presentations. 

  • Review the usability of new and existing products (LG and competitors) and make constructive suggestions for change. 

  • Maintain active knowledge of and implement user-center design best practices. 

  • Create and iterate through design concepts from paper to high-fidelity design prototypes for usability testing and executive presentations. These may be of your own creation or designed in collaboration with a larger team.